Listed below are the requirements for the French and Francophone major. In addition to the requirements, students must also satisfy all of the university general education requirements and the College of Letters & Science breadth and other degree requirements. Degree requirements will vary depending on when you took your first college class. You are strongly advised to consult both the anthropology advisor and your L&S advisor to ensure you stay on track towards a degree. Read more about the degree requirements on the L&S Degree Requirements web pages.
|Total French Credits|
|Required Courses (9 credits)|
(These courses may be taken in any order, including simultaneously; however, the department recommends taking them in the order listed here.)
|Required Courses (6 credits)|
6 credits in the following:
The student satisfies the research requirement of the College of Letters & Science by taking any one of the preceding courses at UWM or by taking any of the following courses at UWM: French 431, 432, 433, 450, 510, or 592. Students taking any of these courses and wishing to fulfill the research requirement should inform their instructor at the beginning of the semester in which they take the course.
|Electives (12 credits)|
12 additional credits in courses numbered above 350 for a total of at least 27 credits in advanced-level French courses.
At least 15 credits numbered above French 303 must be taken in residence at UWM.
The College requires that students attain at least a 2.5 GPA on all credits in the major attempted at UWM. In addition, students must attain a 2.5 GPA on all major credits attempted, including any transfer work.